18557Memorial to the wife of John of Kronstadt was opened in St. petersburg
- Oct 1, 2013A memorial to the wife of John of Kronstadt was opened in St. Petersburg.The gala event was attended by Galina Nikolayevna, the distantly related niece of Yelizaveta Konstantinovna.Kronstadt. There was a grand opening of a memorial plate at the burial site of Yelizaveta Sergieva, wife of St. John of Kronstadt. The gala event was attended by Galina Nikolayevna, the .
distantly related niece of Yelizaveta Konstantinovna.
According to Terentiy Meshcherikov, the head of the district, the opening of the memorial is part of measures to restore the memory of St. John of Kronstadt. Note that the memorial plate was manufactured in 1998 and was originally placed in [St.] Vladimir's Cathedral, and then - in the House of Industry in Kronstadt.
Elizabeth Sergieva [??was born??] in 1829 in the family of the Archpriest of [St.] Andrew's Cathedral and from a young age was the embodiment of virtue. She married John of Kronstadt in 1855.